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Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat

Essence

The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat

Item #: 2289529 Size: 0.27 oz

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Better together! Apply Essence's The Gel Polish Base Coat, a color gel coat, and then finish with The Gel Nail Polish Top Coat to protect, seal, and provide long-lasting, impeccable shine. Not tested on animals. No DBP, toluene, or formaldehyde.
Step 1: Apply the gel nail polish base coat and let dry. Step 2: Apply 2 coats of the gel nail polish and let dry. Step 3: Apply the gel nail polish top coat and let dry.
Ethyl Acetate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Butyl Acetate, Cellulose Acetate Butyrate, Acrylates Copolymer, Trimethyl Pentanyl Diisobutyrate, Triphenyl Phosphate, Polyester / Polyamide Resin, Alcohol Denat., Shellac, Dimethicone, Benzophenone-1, CI 60725 (Violet 2).

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EssenceThe Gel Nail Polish Base Coat
 
4.3

(based on 43 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (24)
  • Long lasting (24)
  • Dries quickly (22)
  • Goes on smoothly (19)
  • Gentle (12)

Cons

  • Chips easily (3)
  • Strong odor (3)

Best Uses

  • Weekly (17)
  • Special occasions (9)
  • Base coat (7)
  • Daily use (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (18), Trendy style (11), Manicure/pedicure addict (8), Dramatic (5), Budget shopper (4)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (4)

Reviewed by 43 customers

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1.0

I doesn't last more than one day

By Jasmine

from Chelmsford, MA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dries Quickly

Cons

  • Does Not Work

Best Uses

    Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

    I doesn't work, it only last one day

     
    5.0

    Great product!

    By Taffy

    from San Marcos

    About Me Classic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dries Quickly
    • Easy To Use
    • Gentle
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Special Occasions
      • Weekly

      Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

      I will be purchasing this product she again!

       
      4.0

      Use with all of my polishes.

      By Cheryl

      from Venice, FL

      About Me Trendy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dries Quickly
      • Easy To Use
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

      • Strong Odor

      Best Uses

      • Weekly

      Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

      Purchase on a regular basis. Wears well and price is right.

       
      4.0

      Good for the price

      By Amber

      from Albuquerque, NM

      About Me Dramatic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Dries Quickly
      • Easy To Use
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Weekly

        Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

        For the price, this is a really nice base pay. It lasts at least a week, which is fine since I do my nails every week anyway.

         
        4.0

        Pretty surprised

        By Kira Fo

        from Kansas City, MO

        About Me Classic

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Dries Quickly
        • Easy To Use
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

          I was surprised by how much I like this. Usually i'm not one who cares for base coats - it seems like a waste of money and time to me, just to make it easier for me to peel the polish off. But it sticks very well, and it was only peely against my cuticles.

           
          4.0

          I would buy again

          By Cupcake

          from Hixson, Tn

          About Me Classic

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dries Quickly
          • Easy To Use
          • Goes On Smoothly

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Weekly

            Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

            I liked it

             
            4.0

            I lioke the product

            By s.k.

            from Forest Hills, NY

            About Me Classic

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Gentle
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Special Occasions
              • Weekly

              Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

              All vacation it was looking good

               
              5.0

              Looks Professional

              By Babz

              from Laredo, TX

              About Me Classic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Dries Quickly
              • Easy To Use
              • Gentle
              • Goes On Smoothly
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Special Occasions
                • Weekly

                Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

                I never do my own nails bc I can't make them look professionally done and I don't go to the salon bc I can't justify spending that much money on a manicure. I bought the base, color, and top coat from this brand and I am shocked. The quality is amazing and it does look like a professional gel manicure. I will be stocking up on all the colors and will even be trying the plumper. Try it! Can't beat the price either!!! Bought them on buy two get one free.

                 
                5.0

                Best basecoat ever

                By jenn

                from troy nh

                Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

                I got sick and tired of spending money on expensive base coats and not getting the results that I wanted this allows me to keep some money in my pocket and get the results that I want easy to apply dries fairly quickly and for the price you cannot go wrong

                 
                5.0

                Best Inexpensive Nail Product!

                By Christina

                from California

                About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict, Trendy

                Pros

                • Dries Quickly
                • Easy To Use
                • Gentle
                • Goes On Smoothly
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Weekly

                  Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat:

                  This base coat along with the top coat is the real deal!!! It really makes my manicures last. I've used many base/top coats and nothing compares to this specific brand. Other brands that I have used in the past (Some Expensive), only last about 3 days maybe even 4 if I was lucky, then they started to chip. Since using this product, my manicures now last a full week without chipping. I think the key is using good colored polish like OPI or Essie with it. I would highly recommend anyone who is into doing there own names to go out and get this product. It's not only budget friendly, but a GREAT nail product to have.

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